State stories on Illinois
The application portal is now open for another $297 million of rental assistance for Illinoisans who lost income due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Niche uses eight factors for its rankings, with each factor given a different weight. A whopping 60% of the score is based on academics and grades, which is calculated using state assessment proficiency tests, SAT/ACT scores, and survey responses.
Bob Dole, who overcame disabling war wounds to become a sharp-tongued Senate leader from Kansas, a Republican presidential candidate and then a symbol and celebrant of his dwindling generation of World War II veterans, has died. He was 98.
A three-judge federal court panel in Chicago will begin hearing oral arguments Tuesday in three cases that could determine the makeup of state legislative maps in the Chicago area and Metro East region for the next 10 years.
An unrelated arrest by the Chicago Police Department on Sunday led to a state task force this week seizing millions of dollars’ worth of goods stolen from retailers in what Attorney General Kwame Raoul described as an organized retail crime operation
Stacker compiled a list of the cities with the worst commutes in Illinois
Nearly 100 airports across Illinois will receive state funding in the coming months for projects ranging from new runways and road relocations to the purchase of mowers and snow removal equipment.
Deadline to submit art is Dec. 17
U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis, who toyed with the idea of challenging Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker next fall, said Tuesday he will seek a sixth term in Congress.